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Saint Michael Fighting the Dragon [excerpted book illustration]

Attributed to Hans Springinklee (German, died in 1549)


Dimensions

Sheet at plate mark :9.5 x 7.8 cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/16 in.);

Accession Number

P19194

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

verso: [letterpress in black and red]

Signed

not signed

Markings

verso, collector's initial's in black ink: W.S. [William Sharp; Lugt 2650]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp; accession number in ink: 19194

Provenance

William Sharp (mid 19th century, Manchester, UK; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund